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TRANSCRIPT - SELECT COMMITTEE ON REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND DECENTRALISATION - JUNE 28, 2018

November 18, 2018

I have been most proud to act as deputy chair of the Select Committee on Regional Development and Decentralisation. The committee sought feedback from far and wide, throughout the country, over the past year, and has drawn on this information to set out the basis of a solid Commonwealth decentralisation policy.

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TRANSCRIPT - PENALTY RATES - JUNE 28, 2018

November 18, 2018

Shame on you, Prime Minister. By cutting penalty rates, you are refusing to stand up for the families and the children of Paterson.

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TRANSCRIPT - CONSTITUENT STATEMENT, MAITLAND REGIONAL MUSEUM - JUNE 27, 2018

November 18, 2018

During the 1955 flood, thousands of homes were lost, many lives were lost, and much of Maitland's history was washed away. I believe the city deserves to remember its history and I applaud the initiative of Maitland Regional Museum to secure a permanent space to preserve our memories.

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TRANSCRIPT - FARM HOUSEHOLD ALLOWANCE - JUNE 25, 2018

November 18, 2018

This government has had five years, through the SCoPI process, to put in place things to help farmers decide if they can make a living off the land; if they need to be doing other things and retraining; if they can drought-proof their properties over the long term. Instead the Government seized an eleventh-hour photo opportunity

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TRANSCRIPT - CONSTITUENT STATEMENT, CHILDCARE CHANGES - JUNE 25, 2018

November 18, 2018

The Turnbull Government's new childcare package isn't about giving our kids a good educational start in life; it's about money.

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TRANSCRIPT - WHERE IS THE INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT UP TO? - MAY 30, 2018

November 18, 2018

Farmers in my electorate of Paterson are absolutely desperate. Not only are they facing the day-to-day trials and hardships of drought; they're now saying, 'We've been left'.

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